Managers work in different environments: what a construction manager does is very different from what a manager at a large supermarket chain does. Of course, managerial duties differ based on the business and industry you work in but generally, you can expect to attend plenty of meeting, both internal and external where you meet customers and clients. Your job is highly likely to involve a lot of people management.
The Training You Get as a Manager
Graduate training schemes vary depending on the employer. However, all training schemes should impart you with the knowledge, skills and training you require to be an exemplary manager, including remote managing.
Training typically involves on-the-job training as well as formal training sessions. Some schemes also include mentorship programs. The John Lewis Partnership management training scheme has enabled graduates to find ‘buddy’ mentors as well as senior mentors. On the … Read more